Life + Leisure

Pretty in Pinc

Restoring History at the Pinc Lady Mansion… Illuminating an air of elegance, sophistication and sparkle just like Queen Victoria herself during her reign, The Pinc Lady stands tall on 202Read More
Food + Dining, Life + Leisure

A Sweet Discovery

Crockett’s Up North in Weaverville… “Everybody in town likes that she’s there,” says Brian Muir, owner of the Weaverville Hotel & Emporium with his wife, Jeanne. “We’re happy that she’sRead More
Community, Life + Leisure

Of Greens and Gowns

Expanding the Offerings At Tierra Oaks Golf Club… The fairways at Tierra Oaks Golf Club have been filled with golfers in search of birdies since the course opened in 1993.Read More
Life + Leisure

When Boy Meets Girl

Jayden + Logan Taylor’s Love Story… It is a rarity to find your true love and the person you’re going to marry when you are just 10 years old. ItRead More
Life + Leisure, Recreation + Outdoors

Mountain Magic

Weddings on the Mountain… Volcanoes exude a force that has the power to change the landscape and lives. So perhaps there’s no better way to express the passion of sayingRead More
Community, Life + Leisure

A Seat at the Table

Jesse and Aaron Palmer’s Haven Collective… To this day, Jesse Palmer remembers how nervous he was for Haven Collective’s first wedding. He planned to arrive early, which turned out toRead More
Health + Beauty, Life + Leisure

Puttin’ on the Ritz

Tuxedo Den is Back in the Family… “When somebody comes through our door, we want to treat them like family,” Austin Benbrook says of Tuxedo Den, a family-owned formalwear companyRead More
Health + Beauty, Life + Leisure

Exquisite Creations

Angelia Boero, Dress Maker… Imagine falling asleep every night as a child, staring down your mother’s sewing machine across the room. For Angelia Boero, it spurred her curiosity for design.Read More
Community, Life + Leisure

Crown Jewel

The Kraft in Red Bluff… Real estate broker Nels Leen has been buying property and managing buildings for decades now and has a decidedly businesslike take on the ventures. “MostRead More
Life + Leisure

A Bride’s Eye View

Q & A with Norcal Wedding Creator Paul David… For the better part of a decade, NorCal Weddings has connected local wedding vendors with to-be-weds. Free to use, the onlineRead More
Life + Leisure

What I Enjoy – Marlene Woodard

Marlene Woodard | President, A Planned Affair & A Planned Affair Event Rentals What I enjoy most about the North State and why: The community and their ability to getRead More
Food + Dining, Life + Leisure

Beyond the Brews

Trinity County Brewery in Weaverville… A chance encounter during a walk in the woods led to a partnership that continues to brew up good times and community spirit in Weaverville.Read More
Health + Beauty, Life + Leisure


Fashion with Passion at Katwalk Consignment Shop… Donating to charitable organizations after my semi-annual closet cleanout has been a long-standing practice. However, with gas and consumer prices soaring this pastRead More
Life + Leisure

A Holiday Challenge

Finding Connection with The Adventure Challenge Books… As I sat down to interview Ben Day, CEO genius of Redding’s rockstar start-up company, The Adventure Challenge, I expected to talk aboutRead More
Life + Leisure, Recreation + Outdoors

Dreaming of a White Christmas

Diamond in the Rough: Coppervale Ski Area… Between Westwood and Susanville, a little-known ski area called Coppervale sits on a plot of land at a 5,200-foot base elevation. Its peakRead More
Life + Leisure

Walking in a Christmas Wonderland

45 Years of Christmas Cheer: Celebrating Country Lane Antiques… In 1977, Judith and David Klages started Country Lane Antiques, now located in historic downtown Cottonwood, out of their home. WhenRead More
Arts + Entertainment, Life + Leisure

With Whimsy

Artist Cathy McCall’s Holiday Figures… ‘Tis the season for holiday spirit. From ornaments to quaint figurines to throw pillows, folks are decking the halls and feeling festive. Holidays often bringRead More
Community, Food + Dining, Life + Leisure

The Legacy of Lim’s

90 Years of Caring for Others with Lim’s Restaurant… Chicken, rice, and a small vegetable scoop – you know how it is. The new chef filled only half the plate.Read More
Food + Dining, Life + Leisure

Something’s Brewing

A Little History with Etna Brewing Company… With archaeological evidence dating back to perhaps more than 13,000 years ago, beer is one of humanity’s oldest drinks. It’s also one ofRead More
Community, Life + Leisure

Check Mate

Redding Chess Club… Just as the Pandemic changed the way we interact with one another, the 2020 Netflix series “The Queen’s Gambit” changed the world of chess. And now businessesRead More